Guillows Control Line Spitfire

 

Originally built as static display model around 2010/11. Have now decided to convert it into control line.

Took the covering off

Fuselage covered with 1:32

Wing also with 1/32

Made a new fibreglass cowl because of increased thickness

Covered with tissue and dope

Trying to keep the all up weight under 10 oz

Needed a pilot but nothing available.

So decided to scratchbuild one from styrofoam.

Added lightweight filler and made details with a toothpick.

Oxygen hose made with thread wound over a pin

Checking the sit

After painting

Continued…………………………………….

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